Sandvik, Inc. Supplier Quality Engineer – Crushing & Screening in Sweden

Supplier Quality Engineer – Crushing & Screening

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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a leading supplier of equipment, tools, services, support and technical solutions for the mining and construction industry, and our operations and organizations are spread around the globe. With customer focus as a core value, we strive to always be the natural choice for our customers and, by offering solutions based on our customers’ needs, we find the road to success.

The Sourcing department manages and coordinates all sourcing activities, promotes overall purchasing performance and leads transformative change efforts within Business Unit Sourcing and Product Line. We are now looking for an organized Supplier Quality Engineer to be part of creating success in an exciting, key role, working closely with our customers. This position is located in Svedala, Sweden.

Job Summary

As Supplier Quality Engineer you have the overall responsibility for securing the right quality within the product area Crushing & Screening. You work closely with R&D, Product line Management, Category Sourcing, Production and Quality, and suppliers as well,in order to securethe right quality from the right supplier. You actively develop suppliers’performance and participate in new development projectswithin our global base. Your main responsibilities include running and improving supplier performance with regard to quality, delivery, technology and costingfor thesupplier base, as well as developing and implementing sourcing and supplier quality strategy for the product line, together with category sourcing functions. You energize a high-performance supplier base, with a combination of challenges, and provide support by setting high quality standards, delivering on time and offering supplier development.

This position involves international travel.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with, preferably, a Bachelor's in Engineering, or other relevant technical field, and additional education and experience in quality-related areas, such as Lean or 6-sigma, are a plus. A strong technical background and a proven track record from internal Quality, supplier quality or a supplier development function in a global environment are prerequisites for this position. Good technical understanding of product development and manufacturing processes (for example, casting, forging or machining) is beneficial. Manufacturing and assembly process knowledge for hydraulics, electrical, rubber and technology, is also advantageous. As we operate in a global environment, your English skills must be excellent, both verbally and in writing.

We are truly interested in your personality – you are quality focused, a creative and highly motivated problem-solver, with a true passion to win. Even though you are a great organizer with excellent self-motivation, you still understand that success comes from excellent teamwork. With your commercial mindset and great communication skills, you have a strong ability to create new contacts and build sustainable networks among our stakeholders, both internally and externally, in order to gain competitive advantage for the business.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Dennis Notmeijer, recruiting manager, +46 (0)70 515 03 46

Union contacts

Mats Tindberg, Unionen, +46 (0)40 409 220

Kent Hellström, Ledarna, +46 (0)40 409 181

Riccardo Repetto, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)40 409 394

Send your application no later than June 1, 2017. Read more about Sandvik and apply at, Job ID: 350916.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Therese Rutqvist

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 1 Jun

Job-ID: 350916